NORTHERN SNAKEHEAD FISH
FRIEND OR FOE???
Name And Alias
Scientific name is the Channa Argus
Normal name Northern snakehead fish
- Long slick body
- sharp teeth
- scales like a snake
- huge mouth
Birth Place or Origin
- Northern asia
- Eastern Europe
Method of arriving to California
They were caught and brought to Silverwood lake in California in 1997
Last seen in California in about the same area
Northern Snakehead fish is known for eating fish in the area that are food to the native fish. Also The snakehead is very competitive with other fish and is very hard to control the Snakeheads population.
Capture amounts of the snakehead fishes and taking them back to their native land where they have predators and prey.